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Friday Stuff

From Debby:

Giant inflatable dog poo wreaks havoc.   How to make Your Own Oreos.   How to Hot Wire Your Car.   ’Beer goggles’ are real – it’s official.   Spectroscopic Discrimination of Sh*t from Shinola.  On page 22.   Octopuses (octopi?) have six “arms” and two “legs”.   National Geographic Map of the Day: the Marvelous Land of Oz.   Lives of the rich and famous in tenth century Spain.  Starting in the second paragraph.   SciAm: How the Brain Monitors Errors and Learns from Goofs.   Truck buyer uses $8,000 in coins.   The physics of why cereal gets soggy in milk.   How to make four alternative fuels at home.   10 Famously Ugly People in history.   Physicists spooked by faster-than-light information transfer.   UK: Honeybee deaths reaching crisis point.


Jonah Goldberg, a senior editor of National Review and the author of Suicide of the West, holds the Asness Chair in Applied Liberty at the American Enterprise Institute.

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